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need help figuring out parts for game server box

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January 13, 2014 9:13:01 PM

wanting to get some idea's for making a server box for gaming with friends and using as a media server(videos and stuff) and just wanting to get some estimates on builds so no budget just throw some builds at me :) 
thx yamato
January 13, 2014 9:17:55 PM

Depends on how many players you're going to have, what games it will be, and how many servers are going to run at once.
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January 13, 2014 10:16:20 PM

Seladon said:
Depends on how many players you're going to have, what games it will be, and how many servers are going to run at once.


tf2/minecraft/terraia and maybe a few other steam games
and anywhere from 5-15 people
as for how many at once probably one
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January 13, 2014 10:26:02 PM

Here's what I recommend you for a very solid yet somewhat cheap build :

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i3-4130 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: ASRock H81M-HDS Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($49.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Case: Silverstone PS08B (Black) MicroATX Mid Tower Case ($34.98 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($19.99 @ Microcenter)
Total: $354.91
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-14 01:25 EST-0500)
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January 13, 2014 10:34:35 PM

Seladon said:
Here's what I recommend you for a very solid yet somewhat cheap build :

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2AZKS/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i3-4130 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: ASRock H81M-HDS Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($49.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Case: Silverstone PS08B (Black) MicroATX Mid Tower Case ($34.98 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($19.99 @ Microcenter)
Total: $354.91
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-14 01:25 EST-0500)


shit that is cheap ill consider it thanks for the build
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January 13, 2014 10:35:45 PM

No problem, I'm here for that, sir.
Remember to pick your solution if you feel like this helped you.
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